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Memo datatype got trucated

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moe
HI
I am using MS Access 2000(runs on OS 2K) to do query on Oracle9i database.
If i use a simple query i will get all data that I query. However, if I do
multiple join tables (say join 8 tables from different databases) columns that
are of memo datatype are truncated ( the last portion of the data is
missing). Some people say not enough memory but my system is PIII and 256Mag
RAM.

Since the query uses link tables from Oracle I am unable to attached to this
email. Can you help.

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Nov 12 '05 #1
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If you use SELECT DISTINCT Access will truncate the Memo field, or
even refuse to run the query (depending on the version of Access)

I'm not at work now and can't remember exactly how I solved this. But
try: remove the Memo field from the SELECT DISTINCT query A, then make
a new SELECT DISTINCT query point to that query A

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Nov 12 '05 #2

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HI,
You are correct its the SELECT DISTINCT that is causing the field to
truncate. Tks...
But not sure how to do "a new SELECT DISTINCT query point to that query
A "

rgs

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